Summary: S.2862 — 114th Congress (2015-2016)All Information (Except Text)

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Introduced in Senate (04/27/2016)

Probation Officer Protection Act of 2016

This bill amends the federal criminal code to authorize a probation officer to arrest a person (i.e., a person other than the probationer) without a warrant if there is probable cause to believe the person forcibly assaulted or obstructed a probation officer engaged in the performance of official duties.